Dalton, GA 30721 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30721: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dalton, GA 30721

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,619
  • Single Family Addresses: 17,214
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,054
  • County: Whitfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.785, Longitude -84.933
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Dalton, GA 30721 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 56,513
Population in Households 56,341
Population in Familes 48,890
Population in Group Qrtrs 172
Population Density1 387
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 18,028
Average Household Size 3.13
Family Households 13,600
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 20,326 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,830 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,198 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,298 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $104,744
Average Home Value $129,608


Median Household Income $36,156
Average Household Income $47,498
Per Capita Income $15,269
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.54% 0.39%
Households 0.24% 0.22%
Families 0.12% 0.13%
Median Household Income   -0.38%
Per Capita Income   1.13%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Dalton, GA 30721 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30721 to the other 717 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 24 97th
Population Density1 # 203 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 26 97th
Median Household Income # 475 34th
Per Capita Income # 652 9th

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